CANADIAN FUNDING FROZEN AND EVERYONE SURPRISED… THEY SHOULDN’T BE – CANADA SENT A MESSAGE IN NOVEMBER, BUT NO ONE WAS LISTENING.

January 5, 2013
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CANADIAN FUNDING FROZEN AND EVERYONE SURPRISED… THEY SHOULDN’T BE –  CANADA SENT A MESSAGE IN NOVEMBER, BUT NO ONE WAS LISTENING.

January 5, 2012 “The Haitian Government is accountable to Canada…” was the statement of Minister Julian Fantino, to the Government of Haiti, on November 28, 2012, and no one listened. International Co-operation Minister Julian Fantino then commented, in his January 4, 2012 press interview, about garbage in the streets of Port-au-Prince. This was, in...
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Secretary Napolitano Announces Final Rule to Support Family Unity During Waiver Process-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 5, 2013
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Secretary Napolitano Announces Final Rule to Support Family Unity During Waiver Process-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

This is an important change in our immigration laws. Please inform the Haitian community about this change. All those who are in the US illegally and whose spouse or parent is a US citizen can now apply for a green card. They are required to travel to Haiti for the visa interview, but this...
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Ti Sony finds prison for political asylum

January 5, 2013
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Ti Sony finds prison for political asylum

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) – Sony “Ti Sony” Thelusma, who filed the complaint against former President Jean Bertrand Aristide found himself in prison on Friday after attempting to seek political asylum at the U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince. According to sources, Ti Sony and 6 others went to the U.S. Embassy for asylum and protection. The...
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Hugo Chavez’s health crisis worsens from lung infection

January 5, 2013
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Hugo Chavez’s health crisis worsens from lung infection

An artist draws next to a painting of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, right, and Latin American independence hero Simon Bolivar in Caracas, Venezuela, Jan. 3, 2013. / AFP/Getty Images CARACAS Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is being treated for “respiratory deficiency” after complications from a severe lung infection, his government said, pointing to a deepening crisis...
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Two firsts for Haiti in Caricom

January 5, 2013
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Two firsts for Haiti in Caricom

BY RICKEY SINGH Observer Caribbean correspondent editorial@jamaicoabserver.com Saturday, January 05, 2013 BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — The Republic of Haiti will in February host this year’s Inter-Sessional Meeting of Caribbean Community (Caricom) Heads of Governments in its capital, Port-au-Prince, with two firsts to its credit. It will be the first time the oldest independent nation of...
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Will Biomimicry Offer a Way Forward, Post-Sandy?

January 5, 2013
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Will Biomimicry Offer a Way Forward, Post-Sandy?

By SARAH AMANDOLARE HOK HOK’s design for Project Haiti, an orphanage for Port-au-Prince, was inspired by the way kapok trees store water and maximize available resources. As neighborhoods devastated by Hurricane Sandy begin drafting plans for reconstruction, some progressive architects and urban planners are arguing that the emerging science of biomimicry offers a way...
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Be Like Brit dedication to take place in Haiti

January 5, 2013
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Be Like Brit dedication to take place in Haiti

Cherylann Gengel, second from right, gives a tour to arriving guests of the Be Like Brit Orphanage in Grand Goave Haiti Friday. (T&G Staff/RICK CINCLAIR) By Shaun Sutner TELEGRAM & GAZETTE STAFF ssutner@telegram.com GRANDE GOAVE, HAITI —  A chorus of young schoolchildren’s voices lilted through the tropical breeze as a large, boisterous group of...
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Canada’s off the cuff announcement freezing new aid to Haiti is harmful and prejudicial

January 5, 2013
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Canada’s off the cuff announcement freezing new aid to Haiti is harmful and prejudicial

By Canada Haiti Action Network | January 4, 2013 According to today’s Montreal daily La Presse, Minister of International Cooperation Julian Fantino has decided to freeze all new aid projects to Haiti. The news has piqued media attention about the situation in Haiti on the eve of the third anniversary of the Jan. 12,...
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Haiti declares Year of Environment

January 4, 2013
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Haiti declares Year of Environment

04/01/2013 PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – President Michel Martelly has announced that 2013 will be Haiti’s Year of Environment, requesting residents assist the government’s efforts to preserve the impoverished nation’s ecosystem. Martelly has asked that every Haitian plant a tree this year, the nation’s 209th anniversary of independence. Haiti is currently in an “ecological catastrophe,” according...
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Haiti Among the Safest Destinations in the Americas

January 4, 2013
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Haiti Among the Safest Destinations in the Americas

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Jan. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Haiti is one of the safest destinations; not just in the Caribbean, but throughout all the Americas. This is the general finding of recent studies on crime in the region which show that Haiti has the lowest rate of violent deaths in comparison to previous...
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Johny Placide joined the League 1

January 4, 2013
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Johny Placide joined the League 1

The international Franco-Haitian Johny Placide, who made the heyday of club “Le Havre”, named 2011 Best goalkeeper, in League 2 to the trophy of the National Union of Professional Footballers (UNFP), joined the League 1 Wednesday, by signing a 3 1/2 years contract with the team of Stade de Reims ....
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KING MARTELLY NOW DICTATOR?RUMOR OR FACT?

January 4, 2013
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KING MARTELLY NOW DICTATOR?RUMOR OR FACT?

IN AN UNCONSTITUTIONAL MOVE KING MARTELLY PLANS TO REPLACE CABINET ON SUNDAY WITHOUT CONSULTING PRIME MINISTER LAMOTHE 1600: January 4, 2012 As we have been predicting, King Martelly, under pressure from Queen Sophia – American citizen – and Thierry Mayard-Paul – local idiot – plans to carry out a coup against his own government...
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Haiti stunned by Fantino plan to freeze aid

January 4, 2013
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Haiti stunned by Fantino plan to freeze aid

International Co-operation Minister Julian Fantino has stunned the biggest recipient of Canadian foreign aid, Haiti, by announcing via a newspaper interview that Ottawa has frozen new aid projects for the Caribbean nation. Mr. Fantino, the former Ontario provincial police chief who is six months into the job as the minister responsible for foreign aid,...
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Suspense ministériel-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 4, 2013
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Suspense ministériel-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Le Nouvelliste | Publié le : 2013-01-03 Frantz Duval Il est bruit dans la cité qu’un remaniement ministériel est imminent. Un changement de gouvernement, comme nous l’appelons, s’approche à grands pas. Pour certains, un vœu vieux est exaucé, l’arrêté de nomination, vainement attendu avant Noël, sera un cadeau du nouvel An. Chacun y va de ses...
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Aristide attendu au parquet le 9 janvier-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 4, 2013
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Aristide attendu au parquet le 9 janvier-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Le Nouvelliste | Publié le : 2013-01-03 Valéry Daudier L’ex-président Jean-Bertrand Aristide n’a pas répondu jeudi à l’invitation du chef du parquet de Port-au-Prince. Il s’est fait représenter par son avocat. Motif : le leader Lavalas, accusé d’abus de confiance, d’escroquerie et de détournement de fonds, aurait reçu le mandat de comparution trop tard. M. Aristide...
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Court hearing delayed for former Haitian President Aristide

January 3, 2013
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Court hearing delayed for former Haitian President Aristide

By Amelie Baron PORT-AU-PRINCE | Thu Jan 3, 2013 11:43pm GMT (Reuters) – Former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide on Thursday won a delay until next week in a court hearing to address accusations he exploited former street children for political gain. Aristide, who did not appear in court, has not been charged with a...
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THE ENEMY WITHIN –

January 3, 2013
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THE ENEMY WITHIN –

YOU CAN’T TELL THEM WITHOUT A PROGRAM GUIDE AS YOURI LATORTUE PAYS PEOPLE TO SPRAY “ABA MARTELLY” ON WALLS IN GONAIVES WHILE QUEEN SOPHIA PAYS SOME AGITATORS TO YELL “ABA LAMOTHE…” YOURI WANTS TO COLLAPSE THE MARTELLY GOVERNMENT WHILE QUEEN SOPHIA WANTS TO COLLAPSE THE LAMOTHE GOVERNMENT, REPLACING LAMOTHE WITH A MAJOR DRUG DEALER...
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ARISTIDE AND CAMILLE LEBLANC NO SHOWS AT PARQUET – ARISTIDE REPRESENTED BY SECOND LINE LAWYER… FEWER THAT 35 LAVALAS SUPPORTERS THERE TO PROTEST ACTION AGAINST ARISTIDE.. MANY EXPECTED TROUBLE ON THE STREETS – ZERO ACTIVITY!!! ANOTHER MESSAGE FOR ARISTIDE? January 3, 2012

January 3, 2013
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ARISTIDE/PREVAL HIT MAN IN FRENCH CUSTODY

January 2, 2013
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ARISTIDE/PREVAL HIT MAN IN FRENCH CUSTODY

AMARAL DUCLONA HAS GIVEN ENOUGH EVIDENCE TO HAVE ARISTIDE & PREVAL CONVICTED FOR 12 OR MORE MURDERS, INCLUDING THAT OF A FRENCH CONSUL… WHY NO ACTION??
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ARISTIDE SPENDS $500,000 TO HAVE MOB ACCOMPANY HIM TO PARQUET JANUARY 3, 2013

January 2, 2013
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ARISTIDE SPENDS $500,000 TO HAVE MOB ACCOMPANY HIM TO PARQUET JANUARY 3, 2013

January 2, 2013 Ex-President Jean-Bertrand Aristide  has been summoned to the courts for his personal master-minding of the $200,000,000 con game that saw Haiti’s poor invest their few dollars in cooperatives created by Aristide and his Lavalas associates. One morning, everyone woke up and all of the money had disappeared, like water from a...
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